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Buratai tells Biafra agitators “You won’t achieve your aim in my lifetime”

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Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff, has told those agitating for an independent state to “forget it.” Of the groups clamouring for sovereignty, the campaigns of Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) and the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) are the most pronounced.

They have even had the cause to clash with security agents.

Speaking in Abuja after receiving an award conferred on him by a coalition of over 80 civil society organisations (CSOs), Buratai said the army would not condone any act that could lead to the disintegration of the country.

He also promised that insurgency would soon be a thing of the past……

The Cable

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